Occupational Therapist/Exercise Physiologist (Rehab Consultant) Newscastle, NSW

  • Recovery Partners awarded Top 10 Best Place to work by Great Place to Work Australia 2020*
  • 96% of staff would recommend a friend to work with Recovery Partners
  • Senior role (2 years+ Occ Rehab Exp) Salary up to $90K plus Super
  • Work/life balance – Part time options considered
  • Financial support for ongoing professional development
  • SIGN ON bonus for the right candidate
  • Graduate applications welcome for New Grad level roles
  • Significant graduate support and mentoring
  • Located in Newcastle – moving from interstate? Relocation bonus up to $5K

Reporting to the Team Leader/Senior Rehab Consultant, you will work in a small team, for a variety of clients in both the private and public sector. Involving local travel, this role is a blend of specific one of assessments such as ADL’s, rehabilitation consultancy, account management and quality assurance.

What will you do day to day?

  • Worksite Assessments including ADL’s
  • Pre-Employment Medicals
  • Ergonomic assessments & JTAs
  • Rehabilitation Case Management for clients
  • Single Service Assessments including functional assessments
  • Negotiating positive outcomes for multiple stakeholders
  • Assist injured workers return to suitable paid employment
  • Facilitating independence in workers to return to work

What’s in it for you?

  • Significant Mentoring and Support
  • Financial support for ongoing professional development
  • Competitive remuneration + bonus scheme (up to $12K per annum)
  • High-profile client base of major private & public organisations (insurers and national employers)
  • Work Life balance
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Your own mobile phone + laptop + access to pool car
  • Professional development reviewed quarterly
  • Staff recognition program
  • Christmas & EOFY celebrations
  • Bring in your dog to work day
  • Regular Friday fun – outings, escape rooms
  • A genuinely supportive culture
  • Inclusion in multidisciplinary teams – learn from different allied health disciplines

What Qualifications, Skills & Experience will you have?

  • Tertiary qualifications in Exercise Physiology, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy
  • Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Authority (AHPRA), or ESSA 
  • At least 1 year Occupational Rehab experience or similar
  • Current Police Check (National Police Certificate) – or ability to obtain
  • Valid Australian Driver’s License
  • Excellent communication skills – both written & verbal
  • Strong aptitude for time management & goal setting
  • Strong report writing abilities
  • Sound computer literacy, ability to learn new software (Microsoft Office)
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • A positive, solution focused outlook

Wouldn’t hurt to have these qualities

  • Appreciation for cheesy mum/dad jokes
  • High attention to detail
  • Amazing organisational skills

If you’re an OT/Physio or EP with at least a year’s experience in Occupational Rehab/Case Management, we’d love to hear from you. New Graduate applications welcome for Graduate level roles.

How to apply

Your application should include an updated resume & 1 page cover letter. Please forward your application to jobs@rrp.com.au

Please note only successful candidates will be contacted for further information